Before the season began, I wrote an article on Ryan Smyth and the expectations that came with him in the trade (here).  That was then.  This is now:

While my screen grab from the DVR is not as high quality as the AP image above it, nor is the picture itself quite as dramatic, the idea is the same.  Smyth is delivering on Lombardi’s promises.  A picture is worth a thousand words, but only one Kyle Quincey.